Jimmy Thornton, Associate AIA


A New York native, Jimmy has been on the move since he was born, from Luxembourg to California, and everywhere in between.

Jimmy earned his Bachelor of Architecture from CalPoly State University in San Luis Obispo, CA. He landed his first position in 2011 in the Empire State Building with Ronnette Riley Architect. In the years leading up to his joining Sweet Sparkman, Jimmy broadened his experience with stints in interior design as well as design/build firms. Jimmy specializes in custom contemporary residential, as he enjoys the intimacy of designing a tailor made home.

Jimmy is the co-founder and editor of Eat a Duck food blog, and is known to moonlight on his brother in law's Belgian frites cart in his spare time. Jimmy is an avid gamer, cook, musician, motorcyclist, and traveler.